Nancy Green

19 weeks 4 days ago
Attala County School District Superintendent Bryan Weaver reported “good turnout” for parent night and open house at schools as preparations were winding down for the opening of school on Wednesday. At the Monday night meeting of the board, substitute teachers, bus drivers, purchase of two new buses, approval of athletic schedules...
20 weeks 2 days ago
Attala County Sheriff Tim Nail is asking for help in finding the culprit in a number of break-ins and thefts in the area. On July 15, the home of Gay Carter on Highway 35 north was burglarized with two televisions, rings and other jewelry taken. On July 25, Carter reported to the sheriff’s department that the Carter home place, which was...
20 weeks 2 days ago
A group from Springdale Baptist Church has returned from a mission trip to Oaxaca, Mexico. The group worked with on-site missionary Jeff Holman and wife Leisa. He is a former youth minister at First Baptist Church of Kosciusko. During the week they conducted Bible Schools and parenting classes. They ministered at an orphanage and at Mountain...
21 weeks 4 days ago
Alex Nash and D’Onte Cork of Kosciusko were members of the Mississippi Lions All-State Band, which placed first overall during competition at the Lions International Convention in Toronto, Canada. Both are former members of Kosciusko High School’s Big Red Band and graduates of KHS. Alex was co-captain this year with the color guard...
21 weeks 4 days ago
For hundreds of youngsters from throughout Mississippi, Attala County has been the destination for spending a portion of their vacations from school. Central Hills Baptist Retreat in the Springdale Community is the attraction and host for a time of Bible study, worship and recreation. “It has been an awesome summer,” said Camp...
23 weeks 4 days ago
More than 150 children celebrated the end of the Attala County Library Summer Reading Program with a Fun Day held at the Attala County Coliseum on July 2.   Children were entertained with bounce houses, a slide, face painting and refreshments.  One of the highlights of Fun Day was spending tokens. Children who turned in their...
23 weeks 4 days ago
July was ushered in with a Salute to the Military and Kosy Pops Concert last Tuesday at the Mary Ricks Thornton Cultural Center. Special recognition was given to World War II veterans at the annual event sponsored by the Attala Historical Society. Following presentation of colors by members of the Mississippi National Guard and pledge to the...
23 weeks 4 days ago
A Kosciusko man drowned Thursday, July 3, while on an outing in Leake County with his son, daughter, and three friends. According to Leake County officials, Julius Joseph Reed, 41, was on a picnic with his daughter, Jersey Elizabeth Ann Reed; his son, Jonathan Wade Reed; and three of their friends on Pearl River abour three miles south of...
24 weeks 3 days ago
FRENCH CAMP — There is probably only one place where a youngster can experience being a Super Hero, travel around the world and celebrate Christmas all within one week.  The 160 campers spending the week at Camp of the Rising Son on the campus of French Camp Academy enjoyed one of those experiences as each week is designated for a...
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